Knock Off

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Knock Off ★★ 1998 (R)

As if anyone really cares whether the plot makes any sense (no) but a lot of booty is certainly kicked. Marcus Ray (Van Damme) and Tommy Hendricks (Schneider) are partners in a Hong Kong business that manufactures designer jeans. Marcus was once involved in the shady fashion “knock-off” business and still knows people in low places, where he hears about a Russian mob plot to sell bombs to terrorists. Oh yeah, seems Tommy has a little secret too—he's actually working undercover for the CIA. It's action schlock and you won't mind a bit. 91m/C VHS, DVD . Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rob Schneider, Lela Rochon, Paul Sorvino, Michael Wong, Carman Lee, Wyman Wong; D: Tsui Hark; W: Steven E. de Souza; C: Arthur Wong Ngok Tai; M: Ron Mael, Russell Mael.